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Grateful Dead Hour no. 1467

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Week of October 31, 2016

Part 1 24:01
Jerry Garcia Band, GarciaLive vol. 7 (11/8/76)
DON’T LET GO

Part 2 31:11
Interview by Steven Marcus 10/14/86
Jerry Garcia

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Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.


The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Friday, November 11, let Led Zeppelin be your master! The Capitol Theatre presents Get The Led Out, an artistic and epic performance of Led Zeppelin’s music. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Wake the Dead, the Bay Area band announcing the release of their fourth CD of Celtic reimaginings of songs of the Grateful Dead and the Summer of Love. Deal by Wake the Dead is available from CDBaby and from www.wakethedead.org

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1466

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Week of October 24, 2016

Part 1 29:03
Grateful Dead 7/11/69 New York State Pavilion, Queens NY
/DRUMS->
JAM->
THE OTHER ONE

Part 2 26:47
Grateful Dead 7/11/69 New York State Pavilion, Queens NY
DEATH DON’T HAVE NO MERCY->
TURN ON YOUR LOVELIGHT/

Talk
Norma Waterson (Hannibal)
BLACK MUDDY RIVER

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Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Saturday, November 19, The Capitol Theatre presents An Evening with Chris Robinson Brotherhood. The psychedelic group just released their 4th studio album, “Any Way You Love, We Know How You Feel.” Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1465

Sunday, October 16th, 2016

Week of October 17, 2016

Part 1 32:09
Grateful Dead 7/11/69 New York State Pavilion, Queens NY
DUPREE’S DIAMOND BLUES->
DIRE WOLF
HARD TO HANDLE
SILVER THREADS AND GOLDEN NEEDLES

Dear Jerry: Celebrating the Music of Jerry Garcia (Rounder Records)
DEAL (Buddy Miller)
SUGAREE (Jorma Kaukonen)

Part 2 24:12
Grateful Dead 7/11/69 New York State Pavilion, Queens NY
CASEY JONES
SITTIN’ ON TOP OF THE WORLD
BIG BOSS MAN
MAMA TRIED
HIGH TIME

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Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Thursday, November 3, Indigo Girls will bring their power of two to The Cap for a night of beautiful tunes and dreamy vibes. Friday, November 4, ska and rock-steady legends Toots & the Maytals bring their good vibes and musical sunshine to The Cap for their first time since 2012. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1464

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Week of October 10, 2016

Part 1 30:32
Dead and Company 7/23/16 The Gorge, George WA
TOUCH OF GREY
CASSIDY

The Travelin’ McCourys (McCoury Music)
CUMBERLAND BLUES
Jerry Garcia Band, GarciaLive vol 7 (11/8/76)
STRANGE MAN

Part 2 24:34
Dead and Company 7/23/16 The Gorge, George WA
EYES OF THE WORLD

Dead and Company live shows are available from livedead.co. Here’s a link to the 7/23/16 show.

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Saturday, October 22, Dream Theater presents their newest album The Astonishing in a stunning sonic and visual display. On Thursday, October 27, The Cap throws a soul shakedown party with the Wailers, celebrating the life and music of Bob Marley. Events, Information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1463

Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

Week of October 3, 2016

Part 1 37:39
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
TRUCKIN’->
THE OTHER ONE->
IT’S ALL OVER NOW, BABY BLUE

Part 2 18:32
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
SUGAR MAGNOLIA
~
JOHNNY B. GOODE

Big Bill Broonzy, from The Roots of Bob Dylan (Mojo)
GOIN’ DOWN THIS ROAD FEELIN’ BAD

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The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Thursday, October 13, The Cap welcomes the Queen of Folk, Joan Baez, for a night of beautiful music. Joan Baez, has played with everyone from Paul Simon to the Grateful Dead and this year celebrated her 75th birthday. Joan Baez brings folk back to the Cap on October 13. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

Order a signed copy of This Is All a Dream We Dreamed…

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Use this link to order a copy of the hardcover edition of This Is All a Dream We Dreamed: An Oral History of the Grateful Dead signed by both authors. US addresses only, please! If you’re out of the country, contact me and we’ll work something out.




This Is All a Dream We Dreamed

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1462

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Week of September 26, 2016

Part 1 23:34
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
PLAYING IN THE BAND

Part 2 32:13
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
YOU WIN AGAIN
EL PASO
MISSISSIPPI HALFSTEP
GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD
TOMORROW IS FOREVER

Chuck Berry, The Definitive Collection (Chess Records)
LET IT ROCK

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Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.


The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Tuesday, October 4, it’ll be a blister in the sun type of performance when the Violent Femmes rock the house with their signature licks and folk-punk lyrics. Saturday, October 8, Funky Meters take New Orleans magic to The Cap for a double headlining gig with funk, afrobeat, and jazz influenced outfit The Motet. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1461

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

Week of September 19, 2016

Part 1 36:34
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
BIRD SONG
BIG RIVER
SUGAREE
AROUND AND AROUND
CASEY JONES

Part 2 19:09
Bob Weir, Blue Mountain (Columbia/Legacy)
GONESVILLE
LAY MY LILY DOWN

Dead and Company 7/23/16 The Gorge, George WA
DIRE WOLF
Grateful Dead, Workingman’s Dead
NEW SPEEDWAY BOOGIE

Bob Weir’s new record Blue Mountain will be released at the end of the month. Here are two more tracks to check out!

I chose “Dire Wolf” from the wonderful Dead and Company 7/23 show in part because of the magnificent piano solo by Jeff Chimenti. Great stuff! This and other shows from the summer tour are available from livedead.co. Here’s a direct link to that particular recording.

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Tuesday, October 4, it’ll be a blister in the sun type of performance when the Violent Femmes rock the house with their signature licks and folk-punk lyrics. Saturday, October 8, Funky Meters take New Orleans magic to The Cap for a double headlining gig with funk, afrobeat, and jazz influenced outfit The Motet. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

David Gans – recent live videos

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Video from the current tour:

Courtesy of Ira Heller, “Ship of Fools-> In Another World” at Electric Haze in Worcester MA 9/8/16.

DG with Dead Show 9/10/16 at the Acoustic in Bridgeport CT. This is the complete show – my opening solo set, then two full sets of Dead Show with me sitting in a couple of times.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1460

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Week of September 12, 2016

Part 1 29:29
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
PROMISED LAND
COLD RAIN AND SNOW
ME AND MY UNCLE
HE’S GONE

Part 2 26:29
Grateful Dead 9/26/72 Stanley Theatre, Jersey City, NJ
MEXICALI BLUES
DEAL
CUMBERLAND BLUES
BLACK-THROATED WIND

Jerry Garcia, Garcia (Round)
LOSER

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The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Friday, September 23, Gaslight Anthem frontman Brian Fallon hangs up his punk rock sound for an impressive array of Americana vibes. On Saturday, September 24, Karl Denson will evoke the funky universe of Prince’s renowned album, “Dirty Mind.” Denson has played with The Rolling Stones, Lenny Kravitz, and most recently, Phil Lesh and Friends at Terrapin Crossroads. On this upcoming tour, Denson will be joined by the wild and crazy Angelo Moore from Fishbone. Events, Information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable, hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1459

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Week of September 5, 2016

Part 1 35:08
Grateful Dead 12/30/87 Oakland Coliseum Arena
SPACE->
I NEED A MIRACLE->
GIMME SOME LOVIN’->
MORNING DEW->
ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER

Part 2 20:41
Grateful Dead, undated 1966 rehearsal
VIOLA LEE BLUES
Bob Weir, Ace
WALK IN THE SUNSHINE
Grateful Dead 12/30/87 Oakland Coliseum Arena
IT’S ALL OVER NOW, BABY BLUE

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The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Wednesday, September 14, The Cap joins quirky and colorful singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis and The Watson Twins in celebrating the 10th Anniversary of their album “Rabbit Coat Fur.” On Saturday, September 17, Greensky Bluegrass takes psychedelic rock ‘n’ roll and bluegrass to The Cap for a foot-stompin’ celebration with Cabinet. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1458

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

Week of August 29, 2016

Part 1 25:08
Bob Weir, Blue Mountain
ONLY A RIVER
Grateful Dead 12/30/87 Oakland Coliseum Arena
SCARLET BEGONIAS->
SAMSON AND DELILAH

Part 2 30:25
Grateful Dead 12/30/87 Oakland Coliseum Arena
SHIP OF FOOLS->
HE’S GONE->
DRUMS

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. Bruce Hornsby, unofficial Grateful Dead keyboardist, and inductor of the band into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, is coming to The Cap on Thursday, September 8 with The Noisemakers. And on Friday, September 9, rock heroes Little Feat return to The Cap stage for their 5th performance. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1457

Sunday, August 21st, 2016

Week of August 22, 2016

Part 1 17:50
Dead and Company 7/15/16 Fenway Park, Boston MA
THE MUSIC NEVER STOPPED
Bob Weir, Ace
CASSIDY

Part 2 37:28
Grateful Dead 12/30/87 Oakland Coliseum Arena
ALTHEA
CASSIDY
WEST LA FADEAWAY
LET IT GROW

Dead & Company live concerts are available in a variety of formats from LiveDead.co

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Hmong Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.


The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. Bruce Hornsby, iconic keyboardist who served as unofficial member of the Grateful Dead from 1990-1992, will play The Cap with The Noisemakers on Thursday, September 8. And on Friday, September 9, rock legends Little Feat return to The Cap for a night of classics. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1456

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

Week of August 15, 2016

Part 1 35:41
Grateful Dead 12/30/87 Oakland Coliseum Arena
HEY POCKY WAY
BIG BOSS MAN
GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD
FRIEND OF THE DEVIL
MAMA TRIED->
MEXICALI BLUES

Part 2 20:00
Dead & Company 7/29/16 Toyota Amphitheater, Wheatland CA
MORNING DEW->
CASEY JONES

Dead & Company live shows are available in a variety of digital formats (download and CD) from livedead.co

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

Love Some Tea – grown and harvested naturally in Northern Thailand by the Mung Hilltribe people. These plantation-free teas are flavored by hand, with all natural ingredients. Love Some Tea is sustainable hand-grown tea, and all the founders are Deadheads.

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. On Thursday, September 8, The Cap will host Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers. Hornsby played over 100 shows with the Grateful Dead, including last summer’s legendary 50th anniversary “Fare Thee Well” shows. It’s a rare opportunity to see Bruce Hornsby at one of Jerry Garcia’s favorite venues. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

GD Hour in Rochester MN

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Starting August 20, the Grateful Dead Hour will air Saturdays at 10pm on KRPR 89.9 in Rochester, Minnesota.

Complete station list is here.